The county relay trials will be held on Thursday 11th July at Templemore Athletics Track commencing at 7.30pm. The age groups for County relays are Boys and Girls U13, U15, U17 & U19 4 x 100m. An athlete may move up ONE age group and may only compete in ONE County Relay on the day. A maximum of five athletes per team will be entered. If the sub is present and declared on the day a medal will be presented to the sub.
The National Inter County Relays take place on Saturday 20th July in Tullamore. Please note that the SIAB Schools International takes place on the same day in Santry. The results of the trials together with previous known performances will form the criteria for selection for the Inter County teams.
In relation to the Club relay entries please note the rules listed below. If you are interested in participating, contact a member of Moyne Athletic Club as the deadline for entries to the Tipperary Juvenile Secretary is Wednesday 10th July.
Regulations: Normal rules for Track and Field apply plus the following; Athletes born in 1998 may not compete in 4x300m relays. Athletes may move up one age group. At least 2 members of a competing relay team, participating in the event on that day must be of the correct age. 17,18,19 age groups for relays, all athletes may move up one age group. All athletes can only compete in a maximum of 3 relays to include Inter County Relay. Sub must be present for medal presentation. Three (3) teams per county per age group, Teams qualify from the County.
Regulations: County Relays
1. Only One (1) team per County per age group
2. An athlete may move up one age group but may only complete in one relay.
3. Up to five per team. If sub is present and declared on the day medal will be presented
4. Teams wear County athletic colours.